Powell Announcement Host Lisa Simeone speaks to NPR's Don Gonyea from Crawford, Texas about today's announcement by President-Elect George W. Bush of his plan to appoint retired general Colin Powell as the 65th Secretary of State.

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Host Lisa Simeone speaks to NPR's Don Gonyea from Crawford, Texas about today's announcement by President-Elect George W. Bush of his plan to appoint retired general Colin Powell as the 65th Secretary of State.

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